IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Chronic conditions and lifestyle
Role:Affiliated Stakeholder Advisory Panel (ASAP)
Level:IHMRI Senior Fellow

Research focus

Karen’s research investigates the role of diet on cardiovascular health and cognitive function in older adults, with a focus on flavonoids found in plant foods. Her work influences policy and practice, particularly population-level salt reduction in low-middle income countries.

Research projects

Publications and funding

IHMRI research team

PhD candidates

Vinicius de Rosario Impact of fruit anthocyanins on gut health, vascular function and cognitive function
Elias Menyanu Predictors of blood pressure in the Ghanaian population
Rebecca Vearing Vitamin D status across populations
Jordan Stanford Diet and Chronic Kidney disease